Students: IHERF expanding scholarships for practicing in Iowa

If your future is in Iowa health care, Iowa Hospital Association’s Iowa Hospital Education Research Foundation (IHERF) can help you get there. In an effort to continue addressing the ongoing shortage of health care professionals in the state, IHERF has expanded the program and is now offering 50 scholarships of $3,500 each 2018. In exchange, each award recipient must commit to working one year in an Iowa hospital for each awarded scholarship. Recipients may receive up to two of the $3,500 scholarships. Undergraduates or graduates may apply.

Find out if you are eligible and apply at The deadline to apply is March 30.

Questions? Email Clara Stults at IHA at